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2014-03-06 23:31:53

The Law Offices of Steven H. Heisler, Baltimore personal injury attorney, is pleased to help spread the word about an orthotic garment available to help those with movement disorders. Baltimore, MD (PRWEB) March 06, 2014 Many who suffer from balance disorders, including multiple sclerosis and some forms of cerebral palsy, are finding a new treatment option can improve their balance and steady their gait. The system, invented by San Francisco physical therapist Cindy Gibson-Horn and...

2014-03-01 23:01:04

Attorney Jeff Rasansky offers information on cerebral palsy awareness month, as well as ways in which one can help raise awareness of this condition. (PRWEB) March 01, 2014 March is National Cerebral Palsy Awareness month, and organizations all around the country are gearing up to boost knowledge about this condition by holding marathons, social activities and talks to educate members of the public. Cerebral palsy is a developmental disorder affecting an individual's mobility. Despite...

2014-02-21 23:22:23

Flood Law Group released a statement today announcing that they are actively investigating birth injury lawsuits on behalf of parents whose children have been diagnosed with cerebral palsy. Flood Law Group is committed to making sure any parents and children that have been affected by birth injuries resulting from medical malpractice know their rights. Washington D.C. (PRWEB) February 21, 2014 The Flood Law Group today announced that they are now actively investigating birth injury...

2014-02-05 08:26:21

Mitte will use his story of receiving treatment for cerebral palsy at Shriners Hospitals for Children to help other families learn more about the care available and to encourage public support of the organization. TAMPA, Fla., Feb. 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Shriners Hospitals for Children(®) is pleased to announce former patient and award-winning actor RJ Mitte as a national Love to the rescue Ambassador(TM) for their 2014 Love to the rescue(® )campaign. Mitte will share his...

2014-01-27 23:25:31

National network of lawyers will resume availability for inquiries from consumers inquiring about legal options to seek compensation over medical malpractice allegations involving cerebral palsy and other birth injuries. San Diego, CA (PRWEB) January 27, 2014 http://www.resource4thepeople.com/medicalmalpractice/cerebralpalsy-lawsuit.html Resource4thePeople announced today that its national network of attorneys will continue to offer free consultations in 2014 to consumers inquiring about...

Bio-Inspired Robotic Device Could Help Patients With Ankle-foot Disorders
2014-01-22 08:56:06

Carnegie Mellon University A soft, wearable device that mimics the muscles, tendons and ligaments of the lower leg could aid in the rehabilitation of patients with ankle-foot disorders such as drop foot, said Yong-Lae Park, an assistant professor of robotics at Carnegie Mellon University. Park, working with collaborators at Harvard University, the University of Southern California, MIT and BioSensics, developed an active orthotic device using soft plastics and composite materials,...

2014-01-04 23:04:51

MD Moms will be supporting UCPlay Project, a division of United Cerebral Palsy of Los Angeles, Ventura and Santa Barbara Counties (UCPLA) for the next three years to create a platform for increased awareness, highlight resources, and an online community for children with special needs, teachers and parents. Woodland Hills, CA (PRWEB) January 03, 2014 MD Moms is a Los Angeles based company that was founded by two dedicated and enthusiastic pediatricians, Diane Truong, M.D., FAAP and JJ...

2013-12-23 23:23:32

National network of attorneys will continue to accept inquiries through New Year's Day about legal options to seek compensation over medical malpractice allegations involving cerebral palsy and other birth injuries. San Diego, CA (PRWEB) December 23, 2013 http://www.resource4thepeople.com/medicalmalpractice/cerebralpalsy-lawsuit.html Resource4thePeople announced today that its national network of attorneys will be available over the upcoming holiday season to consumers inquiring about...

2013-12-17 23:24:06

The charitable nonprofit Let's Cure CP (http://www.CureCP.org) is the only parent led advocacy group for Cerebral Palsy families whose sole purpose is to raise funds for research. (PRWEB) December 17, 2013 As one of the primary fund-raisers and promoters of this trial, CureCP.org is an honored collaborator and is very proud to announce that the first-of-its-kind clinical trial studying two forms of stem cell treatments for children with cerebral palsy (CP) has begun at The University...

2013-12-13 23:24:18

Special education teachers and therapists in California, Florida, Illinois, Kansas, and Indiana have been crowned “Our Favorite CP Teacher” in a nationwide contest sponsored by the Cerebral Palsy Family Network. They won iPads and Apple TVs to help in their work with children with cerebral palsy. (PRWEB) December 13, 2013 Five teachers and therapists from across the United States have won technology gift packages, including iPads, Apple TVs, and iTunes gift cards, to help them in...


Word of the Day
omphalos
  • The navel or umbilicus.
  • In Greek archaeology: A central boss, as on a shield, a bowl, etc.
  • A sacred stone in the temple of Apollo at Delphi, believed by the Greeks to mark the 'navel' or exact center-point of the earth.
'Omphalos' comes from the ancient Greek.
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